Friday, June 14, 2013

The Silent Solo Sit

I really like Riley Hopeman's idea of the silent solo sit.  Quiet moments outside were so important for me as a kid, helping to ground me in the places that I lived, giving me a deep sense of connection.  They made my life more peaceful and meaningful.  Even today, those brief, long-ago moments help me hold onto a childlike optimism that I cherish.

"The silent solo sit is an activity I always incorporate into a teaching week. It provides each individual with the opportunity to connect with the natural world on their own..."
Read Riley Hopeman's full article here.